FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 01, 2019
Lifestyle

Dog admitted to USC on full-ride sports scholarship

When they say education has gone to the dogs, it's not what you might think. USC announced it will admit its first-ever dog on a full-ride soccer scholarship! Duke Hines, a Jack Russell Terrier from Santa Monica, California,...

read more
Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 27, 2019
Just Because
Lifestyle
Trends

Fitdogs named after celebrities

Everyone's name is inspired by someone or something. After operating a dog care company for almost a decade, we have heard all sorts of names. One big trend we've noticed: Fitdogs named after celebrities. Naturally, we wanted to see what...

read more
Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 22, 2019
Lifestyle
Safety

5 places dogs dislike

Let's face it, it's our world and dogs are just living in it. While you may love your dog tagging along on your weekend errands, there are just some places dogs should never go. Going out in human-dominated public places...

read more
Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 21, 2019
Adoption
Lifestyle

You ain’t nothin’ but a hound dog

Adopted dogs are usually guessed to be one of four common breeds: Labrador, pit, terrier, or shepherd. However, we've noticed that hound dogs are often forgotten about in this guessing game, despite how many mutts possess the traits of...

read more
Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 17, 2019
Lifestyle

The Fitdog Guide to Bone Treat Safety

Not to be taken in the place of veterinary advice. Consult your vet if you're concerned your dog is suffering from a bone-related illness.  Dogs and bones are a legendary duo. While it's true that dogs may enjoy chewing on...

read more